Movies like Glass

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Glass (2016)
 8.4
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Glass
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: "Glass" Is a film about a young man, Atlas, and his continuous struggle with early-onset Alzheimer's. Seen through his eyes, his life is a puzzle he desperately tries to piece together. His condition deteriorates, loved ones are forgotten, and Atlas's broken mind persuades him to love a girl from his past that may or may not exist. He forgets everything else but her. This is a struggle that many people all around the world face every single day. We want to raise awareness and open minds with this film. This beautiful story of family, love, and illness is an unflinching look at early-onset Alzheimer's like it has never been seen before.
Plot: glass, alzheimer's disease, disease, memory, dementia

Most similar movies to Glass

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and psychological films with plots about memory, alzheimer's disease, dementia, death, memory loss, father son relationship and aging mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Glass: Blank (2009), A Vow to Cherish (1999), A Moment to Remember (2004), Remember (2015), The Taking of Deborah Logan (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.1
 24
Blank
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In this sensitive examination of the effects of Alzheimer's a home care assistant, Felicia, is charged with spending her days with Anna, an elderly woman suffering from dementia. When Anna's husband vanishes, Felicia dedicates herself to ...
Plot: claustrophobia, confusion, alzheimer's disease, responsibility, borderline personality disorder, loneliness, memory, memory loss, depression, dementia
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
A Vow to Cherish
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: John (Ken Howard) and Ellen (Barbara Babcock) have a picture-perfect life: While John runs a successful business, Ellen works as a schoolteacher, and they've raised two beautiful children. But that picture is shattered when Ellen is diagnosed ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, illness, terminal illness, dementia, faith, family crisis, disease, alzheimer's disease
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System:   92%
    User:   80%
 
A Moment to Remember
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A young couple's love is tested when Sun-jin is diagnosed with a rare form of Alzheimer's disease.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, true love, memory loss, romance, fall in love, love and romance, alzheimer's disease, couples, young lovers, love affair, estrangement, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, south korea
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System:   65%
    User:   60%
 
 7.9
 377
Remember
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Story: Diagnosed with hyperthymesia, Seo Jin Woo possesses an uncanny memory, which he uses to his advantage as a lawyer defending his wrongfully convicted father. But when Jin Woo is afflicted with Alzheimer’s, his only link to his father’s innocence ...
Plot: prosecutor, innocence, on the run, revenge, murder, betrayal, car accident, lawyer, father son relationship, wrongful imprisonment, framed for murder, memory ...
Place: korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   59%
 
The Taking of Deborah Logan
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What starts as a poignant medical documentary about Deborah Logan's descent into Alzheimer's disease and her daughter's struggles as caregiver degenerates into a maddening portrayal of dementia at its most frightening, as hair-raising ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, investigation, supernatural, demons, surveillance, insanity, memory loss, surveillance footage, transformation, hospital, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mine, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   61%
 
 7.6
 20K
Away from Her
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A man coping with the institutionalization of his wife because of Alzheimer's disease faces an epiphany when she transfers her affections to another man, a wheel chair-bound mute who also is a patient at the nursing home.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, gloomy, talky ...
Plot: loneliness, mental illness, love, elderly, supportive spouse, nurse, retirement home, aging, marriage, romance, relationships, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   63%
 
 6.3
 703
Cortex
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Trapped in an old folks home where people keep going missing, an ex-cop must overcome his Alzheimers to find out who is killing people in this jigsaw thriller.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: golden years, investigation, clinic, crime, mental illness, crimes, mystery, elderly, deadly, law enforcement, retirement home, old age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   47%
 
 7.4
 18K
Remember
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Mexico, Germany, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: With the aid of a fellow Auschwitz survivor and a hand-written letter, an elderly man with dementia goes in search of the person responsible for the death of his family.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, dark humor, intense, cerebral ...
Plot: nazi, jewish, holocaust, revenge, murder, genocide, nazis, jews, secrets, wartime, twists & turns, justice ...
Place: germany, canada, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   58%
 
 5.4
 606
The Mimic
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A story of the Jangsan Tiger, who mimics human voices to lure them close, and a family affected by the creature.
Style: gothic
Plot: grandmother granddaughter relationship, mirror, cave, evil, nightmare, family home, dead dog, paranormal phenomena, demonic possession, pet dog, flashlight, old woman ...
Place: south korea, korea
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System:   48%
    User:   54%
 
 7.8
 8K
Poetry
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Grandmother Mi Ja works part-time as a caretaker, and struggles to raise a teen grandson by herself. Despite her tough situation, she speaks softly, dresses fashionably, and approaches the world with child-like curiosity. Enrolling in a poetry ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: poetry, aging, loneliness, suicide, hospital, golden years, friendship, teacher, character study, sexual abuse, life & death, tragedy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   39%
 
 7.1
 58K
Robot & Frank
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A delightful dramatic comedy, a buddy picture, and, for good measure, a heist film. Curmudgeonly old Frank lives by himself. His routine involves daily visits to his local library, where he has a twinkle in his eye for the librarian. His grown ...
Style: clever, touching, humorous, semi serious, futuristic ...
Plot: robot, aging, friendship, technology, memory, heist, androids and robots, memory loss, golden years, artificial intelligence, existentialism, androids ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
Though None Go with Me
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elizabeth Leroy devotes her life to serving God but her faith is tested over the years as she has to overcome many hardships and sorrows.
Plot: surprise party, dementia, marriage proposal, wedding, doctor, loss of father, car accident, small town, funeral, faith, female protagonist, death ...
Time: 1990s, 1950s
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System:   45%
    User:   40%
 
 7.4
 158K
The Judge
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A successful lawyer returns to his hometown for his mother's funeral only to discover that his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: small town, courtroom, dysfunctional family, hotshot lawyer, parents and children, lawyer, courtroom drama, homecoming, judge, small town life, estrangement, legal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
 7.1
 16K
Iris
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: True story of the lifelong romance between novelist Iris Murdoch and her husband John Bayley, from their student days through her battle with Alzheimer's disease.
Style: touching, emotional, intellectual, serious, realistic ...
Plot: writer's life, love, aging, mental illness, death, destiny, relationships, couple relations, mentor, nudity (topless - notable), life, writers ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   45%
 
A Million Happy Nows
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A veteran soap opera star retires to a beach house with her publicist and partner, but her Early Onset Alzheimer's will strain the couple's relationship until they find the strength to redefine themselves and what they mean to one another.
Plot: alzheimer's disease, lesbian couple, actress, dementia, lesbian kiss, lesbian
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    User:   50%
 
 7.4
 4K
Still Mine
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An elderly couple fight against local authorities in rural New Brunswick to build their final home.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: elderly, golden years, aging, couple relations, couples, elderly lovers, love and romance, elderly couple, bureaucracy, alzheimer's disease, dementia
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   42%
 
Forget Me Never
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Diane McGowin was employed as an administrative assistant for a group of attorneys in private practice. She found herself forgetting things, especially losing short term memory. She suspected that something was wrong and went to the doctor. After ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic
Plot: college, terminal illness, life is a bitch, couples, politics, aging, memory loss, legal action, couple relations, friendship, mental illness, relationship vs career ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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    User:   35%
 
 6.7
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Our Father...
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A film by Veikko Aaltonen
Plot: secret, father son relationship, funeral, death, fire, childhood trauma, child abuse, suicide, dementia, horse, sauna, homecoming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   48%
 
I Know Who Killed Me
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An idyllic small town is rocked when Aubrey Fleming (Lindsay Lohan), a bright and promising young woman, is abducted and tortured by a sadistic serial killer. When she manages to escape, the traumatized girl who regains consciousness in the hospital ...
Style: scary, psychological, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, torture, brutality, hospital, murder, high school, gory, mystery, identity, small town, internet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   36%
 
 7.2
 34K
The Savages
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A sister and brother face the realities of familial responsibility as they begin to care for their ailing father.
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, clever, touching ...
Plot: midlife crisis, depression, family, childhood, mental illness, guilt, aging, death, dysfunctional family, hospital, drinking, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: arizona, poland, usa, new york, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   34%
 
 6.2
 211
Heavy Girls
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Sven lives with his mother Edeltraut, who is suffering from dementia. He shares his entire life, the apartment, even the bed with her. During the day he works at a bank. While he is at work, Daniel comes to the apartment to look after Edeltraut. He ...
Plot: gay lead character, gay crush, terrace, shared bed, alzheimer's disease, caregiver, picnic, dementia, friendship, elevator, friendship between men, male nudity ...
Place: berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   28%
 
River Made to Drown In
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Allen, a struggling young artist who once survived by working in the streets, is now involved with Eva, a wealthy Los Angeles gallery owner. Quite by surprise Allen receives a visit from an old john, Thaddeus, who is dying from aids and has come to ...
Plot: gay, hustler, tree, male prostitute, necklace, memory, taxi, bartender, plague, absent father, cocaine, condom ...
Place: santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   41%
 
 7.3
 11
Eroded
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: "It is said that when left unhealed, the past can destroy our lives. When Billy Reid and his sister Sheila lose loved ones in a horrific accident, they must face the aftermath together. For Billy, that aftermath and the secrets that lie within ...
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful
Plot: haunted by the past, mystery, in the woods, life is a bitch, supernatural, family problems, supernatural ability, siblings relations, family in crisis, memory loss, family relations, tragedy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   34%
 
 6.5
 30K
Choke
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sex-addicted con-man pays for his mother's hospital bills by playing on the sympathies of those who rescue him from choking to death.
Style: sexual, clever, not serious, humorous, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, dysfunctional family, storytelling, depression, redemption, sarcasm, loneliness, male nudity, mental institution, social misfits, death, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: medical school, italy, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   34%
 
Child in the Night
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A child psychologist, Hollis who's marriage collapsed after she learned she was barren, bonds with Luke Winfield, who witnessed his father's murder at the hands of rain-slicker wearing killer with a cargo hook. Along the way she befriends ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, psychological
Plot: witnessing a crime, mystery, crimes, deadly, murder, hook, death of father, little boy, loss of father, bloody hand, warehouse, repressed memory ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   27%
 
 6.8
 2K
The Grump
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland, Iceland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A stubbornly traditional eighty-year-old farmer — whose social attitudes verge on the prehistoric — raises hell when he is forced to move in with his sadsack, city-dwelling son and domineering daughter-in-law, in this hilarious social satire ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: aging, golden years, fish out of water, urban, elderly, misfit, family relations, disorder, parents and children, family life, family, russian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   33%
 
Evidence of Blood
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a brilliant crime writer investigates a 40-year-old murder, he confronts a small town's worst fears
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: small town, mystery, crimes, deadly, crime, investigation, murder, capital punishment, who done it, wrongfully committed, dishonesty, legal ...
Time: 90s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   25%
 
 6.3
 88
O Fascínio
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Portugal, Spain, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An intriguing story about a family and a manor house (where some terrible crimes were committed in the past by a member of that family) adapted from a novel with the same title by Tabajara Ruas.
Plot: murder, spanish civil war, mystery, cross dressing, flick knife, female nudity, blood, male nudity, adultery, whiskey, politics, legend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   27%
 
 6.0
 2K
The Summit
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, France, Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: At a Latin American Presidents’ Summit in Chile where the region’s alliances and geopolitical strategies are shaped, Hernán Blanco, the president of Argentina, lives a political and family drama. Through his son in law, he’s implicated in a ...
Plot: snow, politics, male protagonist, mountain, sex scene, memory, hypnosis, political corruption, cable car, president, hotel, journalist ...
Place: latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   33%
 
 5.4
 2K
The Blackout
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A debauched Hollywood movie actor tries to piece together one wild night in Miami years earlier which remains a drug-induced blur, and soon finds out that some questions about his past are best left unanswered.
Style: serious, psychological, sexual, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: social misfits, going straight, nightclub, couple relations, hollywood, addiction, alcohol abuse, actor, sex, drug abuse, haunted by the past, memory loss ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, florida, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
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